Definition of polypharmacy in English:


Syllabification: pol·y·phar·ma·cy
Pronunciation: /ˌpälēˈfärməsē/

Entry from US English dictionary

noun (plural polypharmacies)

  • 1The simultaneous use of multiple drugs to treat a single ailment or condition.
  • 1.1The simultaneous use of multiple drugs by a single patient, for one or more conditions.

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